Tag: <span>Youngster</span>

George Pell as well unwell to give evidence at youngster sex abuse inquiry

Updated December 11, 2015 15:37:38 Cardinal George Pell is unable to make his anticipated appearance at the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Kid Sexual Abuse next week due to ill wellness, his lawyer has said. Cardinal Pell’s counsel, Allan Myers QC, told the hearing on Friday that Cardinal Pell, who is base in Rome,…


Youngster protection program ‘a mess’, new direction needed

By Nathan Stitt Posted December 08, 2015 16:23:21 Expert youngster protection workers from across South Australia say the technique is broken and in desperate need to have of repair. A lot more than 300 workers attended a conference held at Adelaide Oval where they heard that 37 royal commissions and significant inquiries have so for…


‘I was chosen’: Youngster adopted by alleged paedophile tells of abuse

By Ruby Jones Posted December 02, 2015 19:42:36 Photo: Several kids of the Stolen Generations had been taken to Darwin’s Retta Dixon house from the 1940s until it closed. (Supplied) “All I keep in mind was him becoming on top of me saying ‘don’t tell anyone, this is our secret’, and all I wanted to…


Youngster care reform ‘will nonetheless quick adjust grandparents’: Labor

Updated November 29, 2015 18:21:38 Legislation for a key shake-up of the kid care system will go before Parliament this week but alterations to make the method “fairer” have so far failed to convince Labor and the Greens. The Federal Government has revised the package by scaling back rebates for higher earnings earners to 20…